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Negotiator
Mabringley

06/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/The Negotiator

A third of private rented homes are sub-standard, claims Shelter

A third of tenants in England live in homes which are poorly maintained, low quality and too expensive for the quality of life they offer, housing charity Shelter has claimed. It paid YouGov to ask just over 5,000 tenants about their private rented homes and found...

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Mortgage strategy
Mabringley

06/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Mortgage Strategy

Half of renters felt insecure in homes during pandemic

Only half of private renters in England say that their home has made them feel safe during the pandemic, Shelter has claimed as it calls for the government to invest £12bn in social housing. The charity’s Building Our Way Out report argues that the lack of social ...

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Landlordzone
Mabringley

06/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Landlord Zone

Shelter slams landlords for poor conditions within ‘too many’ rented properties

Landlords have been heavily criticised by Shelter within a scathing report into the PRS in which it says over a third of rented homes are sub-standard. Launched today, Shelter’s major report interviewed 5,177 tenants in the PRS last month and was conducted by YouG...

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Propertynotify
Mabringley

06/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Property Notify

PlanetRent partners with The 360 View to offer virtual tours of rental properties

As the UK faces another potential lockdown, automated lettings platform PlanetRent has partnered with a leading Virtual Reality technology company to offer virtual tours of rental properties, enabling landlords and agents to offer Covid-secure viewings. The partne...

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Showhouse news
Mabringley

06/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Showhouse News

Boris Johnson promises 95% mortgages for First Time Buyers

Boris Johnson showed his colours as a true-blue Tory at the party’s virtual conference, vowing to give ‘generation rent’ the keys to home ownership. “When Covid struck there were millions of people, often young people, who found themselves locked down in rented ac...

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Londontv
Mabringley

05/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/London TV

PlanetRent partners with The 360 View to offer virtual tours of rental properties

As the UK faces another potential lockdown, automated lettings platform PlanetRent has partnered with a leading Virtual Reality technology company to offer virtual tours of rental properties, enabling landlords and agents to offer Covid-secure viewings. The partne...

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Westwaleschronicle
Mabringley

05/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/West Wales Chroncile

PlanetRent partners with The 360 View to offer virtual tours of rental properties

As the UK faces another potential lockdown, automated lettings platform PlanetRent has partnered with a leading Virtual Reality technology company to offer virtual tours of rental properties, enabling landlords and agents to offer Covid-secure viewings. The partne...

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Mortgageintroducer
Mabringley

05/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Mortgage Introducer

PlanetRent partners with The 360 View to offer virtual tours

Automated lettings platform PlanetRent has partnered with virtual reality (VR) technology company The 360 View to offer COVID-secure virtual tours of rental properties. The partnership will allow landlords and agents to create immersive virtual tours that they can...

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Property wire
Mabringley

05/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/Property Wire

PlanetRent to offer virtual tours via partnership

Lettings platform PlanetRent has partnered with virtual reality technology company The 360 View to offer virtual tours of rental properties. The partnership allows landlords and agents to create virtual tours that they can attach to the property listing through th...

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City am
Mabringley

01/10/2020
Author : Mary-Anne Bowring/City AM

Not all sellers are equal — why cladding changes are urgently needed to free up the UK property market

According to Rightmove, people searching for a home in a village jumped by 126 per cent in June and July compared with the same period last year. That figure should not be surprising, given that if you’ve been cooped up in a smaller flat, with less living space be...

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